Star Wars Movie Surprises Continue

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The Walt Disney Company's Annual Shareholder's Meeting was full of surprises this morning.  First there was the news that a Frozen sequel is coming and now more Star Wars.Fans will be happy to know that Bob Iger announced the first standalone Star Wars movie, which will be released in December 2016.   The movie titled Star Wars: Rogue One will star Felicity Jones and will have Gareth Edwards in charge. Filming begins in London during the summer and that means, I might just need to reschedule … [Read more...]


Wookieepedia Turns 10

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We wanted to let you know about the 10-year anniversary of Wookieepedia, a chronicle of all-things “Star Wars” launched through Wikia, which was this past Wednesday, March 4. Designed as a Star Wars community aggregator, the wiki-style site features official and fan-generated content —blogs, in-depth Star Wars lore, exclusive images and videos.The site has been wildly popular, and with this turning out to be “The Year of Star Wars,” Wikia is doing some really exciting things, including a … [Read more...]


Star Wars announces the first gay character!

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Star Wars Universe has welcomed the first gay character in the new upcoming novel  "Lords of the Sith".   Moff Mors joins the force as a capable but flawed Imperial official who "also happens to be a lesbian."  This is the first gay figure approved by Disney according to Shelly Shapiro who is the editor of "Star Wars" books at Random House.    Although the book series and some of the video games have had gay relationships, this is the first "official" gay "Star Wars" world character. Star … [Read more...]


Disneyland Closing Innoventions!

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A Disneyland spokesperson announced on Friday, that Disneyland’s Innoventions attraction would be closing on March 31.With this announcement, the rumors and speculations are flying all over as to the possibilities of a Star Wars themed attraction taking the place of Innoventions.  John McClintock, a Disneyland spokesman, shared the parks make modifications and upgrades throughout the Disneyland Resort to continue to offer guests "new magic" but did not go further in commenting as to what … [Read more...]


And the Award goes to…. Disney Cruise Line!

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And the Award goes to.... Disney Cruise Line! The results are in.. and you have spoken! Disney has done it again.For the 3rd year in a row, Disney Cruise Line was named "Best Overall" by Cruise Critic, the online cruise community. They have announced the winners of its 2015 Cruisers’ Choice Awards and Disney came out on top. Cruise Critic's awards are based on YOU. They are entirely based on consumer reviews posted to the Cruise Critic website.Disney was the big winner this year with … [Read more...]